Audiolab Blog


Posted on March 31st 2022

Today we’re going to be breaking down the brand new Bowers & Wilkins 805 D4 Bookshelf Speakers. We’ll be looking at some of the specs and features of this awesome new product, which one of our fellow employees at Audiolab referred to as “the bugatti of bookshelf speakers.” - Read More.


Posted on Jan 13th 2022

Anthem has announced that Spotify Connect is now available on MRX Receivers & AVM Processors. Since their introduction in February, Anthem’s newest MRX AV Receivers and AVM Surround Processors have taken their place at the premium end of the consumer electronics segment. With support for the newest surround codecs and music formats, they deliver the highest possible audio quality. Built-in streaming support for Apple AirPlay and other services has brought convenience and ease to the playback experience. - Read More.

Let's Compare: Differences And Upgrades To The Bluesound Node And Powernode Verses The Node 2i

Posted on Jun 29th 2021

Recently, Bluesound announced their upgrade to the NODE and POWERNODE, two new versions of their music streamer series. The ultimate hi-fi streamer connects to any stereo system and comes built in with music services such as Tidal, Spotify, Qobuz, along with the ability to import your own music library. An essential piece to any smart home audio system, today we’re going to break down the differences between the older models (2i) and the 2021 versions, NODE and POWERNODE. - Read More

New Promos June 15th: Focal Outdoor Loudspeakers

Posted on Jun 15th 2021

From today, June 15th, to July 31st, save up to $50 on incredible Focal Outdoor Loudspeakers from Audiolab. The 100 OD series comes in two different sizes, the 6 and the 8, and are available single or in a pair. Read more about this promotion below. - Read More

Available Now: Polk Audio Announces Reserve Loudspeaker Series

Posted on Apr 1st 2021

Polk Audio has announced their brand new series of loudspeakers, which they have titled the Reserve Series. With nine different speakers from center channel to floor-standing, this new series from Polk innovates their signature sound and design to extend the legendary technology audio that they continue to deliver. Read more about the Polk Series below. - Read More

Lab News: SVS Announces Brand New 3000 Micro Subwoofer

Posted on Mar 19th 2021

It's only been a month since SVS launched their 1000 Pro Series Subwoofers, which was the most successful product rollout in their company's history. However, they've gone even further to announce the next addition to the SVS subwoofer family with the 3000 Micro Subwoofer. - Read More

Coming Soon: The Sonos Roam Portable Speaker

Posted on Mar 17th 2021

Sonos recently announced their newest portable speaker, the Sonos Roam. The newest edition since Sonos Move, this portable speaker is now available for pre-order from Audiolab for shipping in early May (just in time for safe, outdoor gatherings this summer). - Read More

Lab Watch: Definitive Technology Promotion For Month Of March

Posted on Mar 16th 2021

From Monday, March 15th, to Sunday, March 28th, Audiolab will be offering a promotional sale on a variety of Definitive Technology speakers. Make sure to take advantage of these lower prices on the various different speakers listed and and read below for more details. - Read More

Lab Watch: Elac Promotion For March

Posted on Mar 15th 2021

From Sunday, March 14th, to Monday, March 29th, Audiolab will be offering a promotional sale on a variety of ELAC speakers. Make sure to take advantage of these lower prices on the various different speakers listed and and read below for more details. - Read More

Lab News: Join Audiolab & Salamander Designs This Friday, March 12, For A Special Webinar

Posted on Mar 10th 2021

This Friday, March 12th, at 1pm EST, Salamander Designs will be hosting a special industry webinar on upgrading your home audio and adapting with modern times with guest speaker, David Levitan of Audiolab. The 30 minute webinar will include tips and tricks to create more functional at home entertainment and additional information on delivery and installations. - Read More

Lab Report: Billie Eilish Talks Soundsystem Importance With Spotify Hi-Fi

Posted on Mar 5th 2021

In an announcement for Spotify's upcoming HiFi tier, the streaming service has partnered with Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Billie Eilish and her brother/producer Finneas. Since Tidal rolled out its premium streaming tier with hifi audio, Spotify has worked on creating their own lossless, FLAC audio service. In the video press release below, Eilish and Finneas break down the importance of an incredible soundsystem when it comes to maximizing your audio output with hifi streaming. - Read More

Lab Watch: Dali Promotion For The Month Of March

Posted on Mar 4th 2021

We here at Audiolab are currently running a promotion with Dali, one of our favorite dutch speaker companies, on a couple of the great products they make available to us. From now until March 31st, take advantage of lower prices on the three different speakers listed and read below for more details. - Read More

What's An OLED TV? And What Makes It The Best For Watching Sports

Posted on Dec 21st 2017

The playoffs are around the corner, and we’re all rooting for our favorite teams. If you’re thinking about upgrading your TV this season, you should definitely be looking for OLED: the newest TV technology that is hands-down the BEST for viewing football. - Read More

The New Hifiman Susvara Headphones: A First Look

Posted on Aug 18th 2017

Yesterday, we had the pleasure of unboxing HiFiMAN's flagship planar magnetic headphones: Susvara. The look and feel, as you'll see below, was absolutely breathtaking. The suspension system leaves them feeling weightless, and the hybrid ear pads are perfectly designed for comfort. Susvara fits so perfectly you will close your eyes and feel like you're listening to a pair of world-class loudspeakers. - Read More

Soundcast Continues To Dominate Outdoor Sound With The VG7 And VGX Family

Posted on Jul 3rd 2017

Summer is finally here, and you need an outdoor speaker capable of handling the demands of your adventurous lifestyle. Meet the Soundcast VGX family: a range of speakers dedicated to high performance audio in the wireless spectrum. - Read More

Labnotes: Audiolab Congratulates Bill Nicholson Of Paradigm On His Retirement

Posted on Apr 11th 2017

On March 31st, Audiolab had the pleasure of hosting Bill Nicholson of Paradigm for his final presentation before retirement. Bill has been in the audio industry for 44 years, 30 of which were with Paradigm. He was first attracted to the brand, as we were, because of the phenomenal performance for the price. Audiolab signed on with Bill and Paradigm in 1997, and we have shared a great partnership ever since. - Read More

Labnotes: Sound United Acquires D+M Group

Posted on Mar 1st 2017

Today, Sound United (Polk Audio, Definitive Technology, and Polk Boom) announced that it has acquired D+M Group, owner of HEOS by Denon, Marantz, and Boston Acoustics. Their news release is included at the bottom of this post, and covers all details of the acquisition. - Read More

Listen Here: Focal Utopia Headphones On Demo At Audiolab

Posted on Jan 27th 2017

Since their release, Focal Utopia headphones have received critical acclaim, industry buzz, and raving customer reviews across the board. These innovative cans carry the first 40mm beryllium driver ever to be installed in a pair of headphones. This technology contributes to massive soundstage unrivaled by any other headphone on the market. Steve Guttenberg reports in his CNet review, "...I'm hearing vertical height in the soundstage, so some of the sound is coming from above my head!" - Read More